The interior Ministry of Ukraine urged to block the “Classmates” and “Vkontakte”

Russian social network “Odnoklassniki” and “Facebook” should be blocked on the territory of Ukraine. The call was made at a press conference in Kiev, Advisor to the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Zorian Shkiryak, reports “112 Ukraine”.

According to the adviser of the head of Department, the current year should be “year of protection of Ukraine’s information space from Russian propaganda.” “I am personally convinced that one of the first decisions should be to block the Russian social network “Vkontakte”, “Classmates”, which today is completely controlled and guided by the Russian special services,” — said Shkiryak.

The adviser also expressed confidence that the process of the struggle with the Russian social networks to connect with the Ministry of education of the country, which will explain “through their teachers, psychologists, and teachers about the dangers for our students to be a user of these two social networks.”

Earlier claims to the Russian social network “Vkontakte” was expressed in SBU. The chief of staff of the Chairman of the SBU Oleksandr Tkachuk in mid-January said that in a community in social networks, some from Russia trying to provoke riots in Kiev.